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‘Race in the Marketplace Research Network’ Takes on Inequities in Global Markets

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:00
A call to action for scholars to work more closely with each other and stakeholders to build more equitable markets worldwide.
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Connecting with Students Inside and Outside the Classroom

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:00
Professor Wasil was recently named the 2017 Graduate Professor of the Year—his fourth time receiving the award. “I’m gratified to see that students recognize the kind of quality instruction I’m trying to bring to my class.”
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'Uncertain U' Explores Experiences of Immigrant Students

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 00:00
American University students last spring created a journalism project called Uncertain U, where they set out to understand how America’s shifts in attitudes towards immigration and administration policies affect university students.
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The Future of Uber: What’s Next?

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 00:00
Kogod Professor Bill Bellows comments on Uber's CEO resignation and what it means for the future of the company.
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School of Communication's Tara Flakker Receives Top Advising Award

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
Students cited Flakker's compassion, knowledge of AU policy, and the “judgement free” space she creates.
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Report: Women Business Owners Miss Out on Key Tax Provisions Designed to Stimulate Small Business Growth

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
New research by Kogod Tax Policy Center and Women Impacting Public Policy finds women business owners are unable to take full advantage of billions in tax incentives.
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AU Honored for Excellence in Sexual Assault Prevention

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 00:00
Campus staffers use numerous programs and events to reach students.
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Informational Interviewing: A Powerful Way to Enrich Any Internship or Career

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 00:00
With Professional Development Day behind us, AU staff offer key takeaway points for professionals at every stage of their career development.
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Goldgeier steps down as SIS dean

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 00:00
On June 21, School of International Service Dean James Goldgeier announced he will step down as Dean effective August 8.
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Finding Business Inspiration in Unlikely Places

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
Dream of starting your own business one day? Kaben Calusen, BSBA '13, made his vision a reality with Aop.
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Kogod Alumna Advocates for Women Entrepreneurs

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
Anisha Singh, MBA alumna, speaks on the importance of strong women and her passion for entrepreneurship.
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Discovering a Passion for the Nonprofit Sector Through WSP

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 00:00
WSP alumnus Kristen Hecht used a Foreign Policy concentration as a means to dig deeper into her interests.
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Mark Twain’s America

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit Lecturer Picks Five Books That Influenced Her Novel.
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Twain Was Here: Melissa Scholes Young Publishes Debut Novel

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Lit lecturer’s novel, FLOOD, looks at friendships and small-town America.
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Memorial Award Honors SPA Alumnus, Kevin Sutherland

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
Devontae Torriente SPA/BA ’18, has been named the inaugural recipient of the Kevin Joseph Sutherland Memorial Scholarship.
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Summit Highlights the Ways Research Can Shape the Federal Workforce

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 00:00
As part of the effort to foster a culture of inquiry and collaboration that drives effective Federal workforce policy, for the second year in a row, SPA co-hosted the OPM Research Summit.
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Confronting the refugee crisis

Mon, 06/19/2017 - 00:00
As the number of displaced persons worldwide reaches an all-time high, Professor Tazreena Sajjad explains the challenges of researching and teaching about migration and refugees.
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Learning the Ins and Outs of Digital Distribution

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
Dean's Intern Sarah Liebman has been having a blast at her internship at Discovery Communications, read more about the highlights of her time there!
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MST Program Defined by Critical Thinking

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
MS Taxation student Brent Sabot shares how Kogod's MST taught him how to think outside the box.
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Pulitzer Fellows Head to Chile and Laos for Media Projects

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 00:00
The 2017 recipients of the AU Pulitzer Center Campus Consortium International Reporting Student Fellowship have been announced.
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